Cheese Sauce (But Hold the Cheese)

Ever feel like something is too good to be true? See the wrap? Beautiful, isn't it? Vibrantly colored. Lots of texture. Now take note of the yellow stuff drizzled on top. That's the "too good to be true" part. See how cheesy looking it is? See how it hugs the avocado? See how it drapes over…

The Daniel Plan: Take 2

The Daniel Plan Chapter 4. I wasn't looking forward to reading it. Not even a little bit. I was, in fact, feeling a bit apprehensive. Chapter 4? Food. A little background knowledge about me: I'm kinda well read when it comes to food. Barnes and Noble has actually named a wing after me. Kidding. So you're probably…

The Search Begins

It's been over 4 years now. Over 4 years since the consequences caught up to me, forcing me to reevaluate my life. Over 4 years since realizing I needed to break free of the accompanying mentality. I was unhealthy physically and mentally. It was a pretty miserable existence and I felt trapped.  (My story as featured…

End of Summer Salad

It's been fun. But I guess all good things must come to an end. I need to come to terms with the fact...it's over. So... goodbye lemon goji berry tea in a real mug. Goodbye morning workouts when the sun is above the horizon. Goodbye leisurely walks with my favorite squirrel chasing canine. Goodbye reading a…

What Do I Miss?

For many years, my family enjoyed a yearly Labor Day camping trip with three families we were friends with. Sadly, the tradition came to an end when high school sports took over the late August/early September calendar of each family. It was a good run while it lasted. But this year, after a lengthy hiatus, the tradition…